IDDBA has announced the lineup for its Expert Neighborhood area for this summer's IDDBA '19 show in Orlando.

Expert Neighborhood offers attendees the chance to meet one-on-one with experts to ask questions and discuss industry challenges and business issues. The opportunity is available to registered attendees and appointment space is limited.

Sign up for appointments begins April 29.

Speakers include:

Paula Celestino, Co-Founder & Senior Brand Consultant, Crea7ive

  • Branding Strategy
  • Digital Marketing
  • Social Media Campaigns

Dave Donnan – Partner Emeritus, A.T. Kearney

  • Strategic planning and business planning
  • Startups and product innovation
  • Hemp based CBD products

Melissa Grzybowski – MS, RD, U.S. Regulatory & Nutrition Specialist, Food Consulting Company

  •  FDA and USDA Product Labeling
  • Nutritional labeling changes and package regulations
  • Compliance and regulation support

Jewel Hunt – Group Vice President eCommerce, Albertsons Companies

  • Ecommerce and Omnichannel solutions for our multi-faceted consumers
  • Bakery and deli products, supply chain, and selling online
  • Merchandising and marketing online and retail

Kevin Ryan – CEO, Malachite Strategy & Research

  • The spectrum of consumer perceptions and beliefs on omnichannel retail
  • Developing and testing instore, mobile, and online programs and campaigns
  • Evolving food/grocery trends and the impact on dairy, deli, and bakery

Barb Stuckey – President & Chief Innovation Officer, Mattson

  • Food and beverage product innovation
  • Developing new foods and beverages for scale
  • Food trends and consumer insights

Terry Soto – Advisor & Author

  • How to relevantly position your products in multicultural markets
  • What retailers are looking for in new products
  • How to design and deliver trade promotions that drive share growth

Michelle Wright – Regulatory & Labeling Consultant, Michelle Wright Consulting

  • FDA and USDA Product Labeling
  • Nutritional labeling changes and package regulations
  • Import and export procedures